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    RKO-Radio Pictures 1940-1941 Annual Hardcover Book Featuring Citizen Kane. 11.5" x 15", 48 pages, alligator leather with spiral binding, embossed cover title. This superb RKO annual includes a full page devoted to Citizen Kane, here publicized under its original title of "John Citizen, U.S.A." Other featured films include That's Right, You're Wrong with Kay Kyser and Ginny Simms, Kitty Foyle with Ginger Rogers, My Favorite Wife (here titled "Passport to Life") with Cary Grant, Too Many Girls with Lucille Ball, The Devil and Miss Jones with Jean Arthur, Hitchcock's Mr. and Mrs. Smith with Carole Lombard, Three Girls and a Gob with Maureen O'Hara, and many more. A two-page spread dedicated to RKO directors and producers includes David Butler, John Farrow, Garson Kanin, Harold Lloyd, Ray McCarey, Lewis Milestone, Erich Pommer, Cliff Reid, Robert Stevenson, Orson Welles, and others. A blank, 8.5" x 11", yellow RKO inter-department memo is also included. In Fine condition with minor wear on the leather and a 4-inch abrasion on the back cover.

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